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Pachyrhizodus caninus

Actinopteri - Crossognathiformes - Pachyrhizodontidae

Taxonomy
Pachyrhizodus caninus was named by Cope (1872).

Synonymy list
YearName and author
1872Pachyrhizodus caninus Cope p. 344
1902Pachyrhizodus caninus Hay p. 387
1970Pachyrhizodus caninus Applegate p. 410
1981Pachyrhizodus caninus Thurmond and Jones p. 90

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Triploblastica
Nephrozoa
Deuterostomia
phylumChordataHaeckel 1847
subphylumVertebrata
superclassGnathostomata
Osteichthyes()
superclassActinopterygii(Cope 1887)
RankNameAuthor
classActinopteri()
subclassNeopterygii(Regan 1923)
Teleosteomorpha
Teleostei(Müller 1846)
orderCrossognathiformesTaverne 1989
familyPachyrhizodontidaeCope 1872
genusPachyrhizodusAgassiz 1850
speciescaninusCope 1872

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available
Measurements
No measurements are available
Composition: phosphaticsubp
Environment: marinesubp
Locomotion: actively mobileo
Life habit: nektonico
Diet: carnivoreo
Created: 2009-07-20 21:12:03
Modified: 2009-07-20 23:12:03
Source: o = order, subp = subphylum
References: Carroll 1988, Hendy et al. 2009

Age range: base of the Late/Upper Santonian to the top of the Danian or 85.80000 to 61.60000 Ma

Collections (13 total)


Time interval Ma Country or state Original ID and collection number
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Kansas) Pachyrhizodus caninus (94652)
Santonian86.3 - 83.6USA (Alabama) Pachyrhizodus caninus (81926 81928)
Santonian - Maastrichtian86.3 - 66.0USA (Alabama) Pachyrhizodus caninus (81972)
Late/Upper Santonian - Early/Lower Campanian85.8 - 70.6USA (Alabama) Pachyrhizodus caninus (81931 81932 81934 81935 82049 82052 82053)
Campanian83.6 - 72.1Canada (Manitoba) Pachyrhizodus caninus (36707)
Danian66.0 - 61.6USA (Illinois) Pachyrhizodus caninus (70129)